The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 27 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing WPF 16 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.86% 4.62% 3.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.39% 12.59% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £325 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.64% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £36.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+4.86% +16.12%
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Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
87 143 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 21.01% 36.67% 29.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 71 56
Average daily rate £325 £310 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WPF across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WPF across the Nottingham region.

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WPF.

1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (84.62%) .NET
3 18 (69.23%) XML
4 14 (53.85%) WCF
4 14 (53.85%) MVVM
5 11 (42.31%) .NET Framework
6 9 (34.62%) OO
7 8 (30.77%) WinForms
7 8 (30.77%) XSD
7 8 (30.77%) XSLT
7 8 (30.77%) Oracle
7 8 (30.77%) Silverlight
8 7 (26.92%) Windows
8 7 (26.92%) PL/SQL
8 7 (26.92%) Web Services
9 6 (23.08%) SQL
9 6 (23.08%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (19.23%) JSON
10 5 (19.23%) OOP
10 5 (19.23%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (19.23%) MVC
11 4 (15.38%) HTML
11 4 (15.38%) TDD
12 3 (11.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
12 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
12 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
12 3 (11.54%) CSS
13 2 (7.69%) JavaScript

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
1 1 (3.85%) Kentico
1 1 (3.85%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) Fiddler
3 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
1 1 (3.85%) Games
1 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 8 (30.77%) WPF Developer
4 7 (26.92%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.54%) WinForms Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Silverlight Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) .NET
2 18 (69.23%) XML
3 14 (53.85%) WCF
4 11 (42.31%) .NET Framework
5 8 (30.77%) WinForms
5 8 (30.77%) XSD
5 8 (30.77%) XSLT
5 8 (30.77%) Silverlight
6 7 (26.92%) Web Services
7 5 (19.23%) JSON
8 4 (15.38%) HTML
9 3 (11.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
9 3 (11.54%) CSS
10 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 2 (7.69%) HTML5
10 2 (7.69%) jQuery
10 2 (7.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) MVVM
2 9 (34.62%) OO
3 6 (23.08%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (19.23%) OOP
4 5 (19.23%) MVC
5 4 (15.38%) TDD
6 2 (7.69%) CRM
6 2 (7.69%) Validation
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.85%) Web Development
7 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (26.92%) PL/SQL
3 6 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) C++
4 2 (7.69%) XAML
5 1 (3.85%) VB
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) WMI
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) EPiServer
2 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.85%) Xamarin
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft